THANKSGIVING WEEKEND: Traffic | Travel Guide | Weather | Holiday Guide | Mall Hours

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Smuggling Conspiracy

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty in a conspiracy to smuggle cocaine and heroin into the United State from Panama.

Twenty-five-year-old Roumik Banerjee of Kennett Square, Pa., entered the plea on Tuesday. He faces a minimum of ten years in prison at sentencing Sept. 13.

At a change of plea hearing, Banerjee admitted traveling four times to Panama to bring back cocaine and heroin. He admitted to smuggling 3.5 kilograms of cocaine and 4 kilograms of heroin.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • The Latest Philadelphia News headlines for May 30 2012 : Travel tips, hotels, restaurants, jobs and news | Travel 2 Philadelphia

    […] Philadelphia clergy secretary left the stand, the landmark trial moved briskly toward a conclusion.Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Smuggling ConspiracyTwenty-five-year-old Roumik Banerjee of Kennett Square, Pa., entered the plea on Tuesday.Elderly […]

blog comments powered by Disqus
Taz Goes Big!
Download Now!

Listen Live